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Old 18.07.2007, 00:12
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Re: Tax position for short term UK contract

Dear AbFab,

Yes it will be PAYE from a University.

Using my tax-free allowance will probably be the best option. However, I haven't contacted the UK tax authorities or made any returns since leaving University in the early 90s. I am a little afraid of what might crop up. Probably groundless as apart from the odd job while a student I have never been employed in the UK. I suppose, though it was my responsibility to inform them that I wasn't living/earning in the UK?

Any advice? Or should I just start with an emergency tax code and see what happens?

John

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